IDX training and troubleshooting test! It can be quite hard to find a property that speaks to you but one can have ease by having adequate information on listings from agents. This quiz tests your knowledge/memory of the facts, features, and processes involved with setting up and using the multiple forms of IDX that our customers have the option to use. Give it a shot and see how well you will do!
Intermingled Data Transfer
Internet Data Exchange
Information Daily Exchange
Internet Data Transfer
Displaying Agent and Office listings on an agent’s/broker’s website
Setting up custom searches
Sharing listings via Listing XChange
Creating RSS feeds
The listings can then be syndicated.
The listings can be given more details and have a customized page.
You don't have to retype all the information to make it an XSite listing.
You can update information about the listing on the XSite and it will change it on the MLS.
Importing the listings works with iHomeFinder and Framed Links.
The IDX Support Team must receive approval from the board.
The IDX Support Team must set IDX to "approved" on the customer's account.
The Agent ID and Office ID must be correct in CRM.
There must be active listings for their Agent ID.
Contact [email protected] and ask for a form to fill out
Contact our sales line to purchase it
Within the XSite, in the IDX Wizard, choose a board that says “iHomeFinder” in the notes
RETS – Real Estate Transaction Standards
FTP – File Transfer Protocol
XML or RSS Feeds
CSV or other “delimited” data
MLS not properly selected in product or CRM
Status of IDX in CRM not set to “MLS Approved”
Status of IDX in CRM set to “MLS Approved (N/A)”
No domain entered in CRM for “Authorized Domain” (or domain doesn’t match their site)
They don’t have any listings
Their search parameters were too wide or narrow
The listing is not “active” (for example, it has sold, been rented, is under contract, expired/withdrawn)
The listing has not been marked as “public” or “shared” when entering it on the MLS (it is being withheld)
Your search parameters were too narrow (the listing is being filtered out)
The listing is too new and the IDX feed hasn’t “updated” to see it yet
The agent’s AgentID# or OfficeID# are not correct (if trying to access their own listings)
They are trying to import a listing that doesn’t belong to them (if using MLS import feature, Listings Manager)
Here's an interesting quiz for you.